Peter Holt and Al Frakes Announce AT&T Center Event To Benefit The Education Center At The Wall
SAN ANTONIO (July 28, 2011) - Spurs Sports & Entertainment Chairman and CEO Peter Holt and Al Frakes, CEO/President SAF Studios & Event Co-Chairman recently announced The Education Center at the Wall, Celebrity-Charity, Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament (more info) coming to the AT&T Center on Sept. 23, 2011 to benefit The Education Center at The Wall. The poker tournament, to be hosted by Vince Van Patten of World Poker Tour, endeavors to honor and support the memories of our Veterans while providing an entertaining event venue of national and international notoriety.
The Education Center at The Wall is a collaborative effort between the National Park Service and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF). Construction for The Center is planned for 2012, and will be located in Washington D.C at the National Mall site adjacent to the Vietnam Memorial.
The Education Center at The Wall will be a place to educate and celebrate the values exhibited by America service members, including Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Service, Honor, Integrity and Courage. The Education Center at the Wall will endeavor to honor and put a face with every name and tell the stories of those who have ‘served and sacrificed’.